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Beatrice Mae Leino Holm

August 14, 2018
Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Beatrice Mae Leino Holm, 86, wife of the late Owen Holm, M.D., passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018.

Beatrice Holm was born on March 11, 1932 in Chisholm and graduated from Chisholm High School in 1950 as salutatorian in her class. She received her bachelor's degree in social work from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana and worked as a medical social worker during the early part of her marriage.

Bea was simply one-of-a-kind. She was beautiful, extremely smart with a colorful spirit of love, life, kindness and generosity. Her positivity, strong work ethic and can-do-Finnish attitude filled her home with sisu, laughter and purpose.

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Beatrice Mae Leino Holm

She and her Owen were high school sweethearts and were married for 60 years. They raised four children, Kari, Chris, Laura and Lynn in Hibbing. Bea's greatest joy was raising her children and watching her four grandchildren grow into accomplished adults.

Bea was predeceased by Owen Holm, M.D., her devoted husband, and leaves behind her sister, Esther Leino Garrity of Fargo, ND, four children and four grandchildren.

Friends and family may attend the Memorial Service on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 10 am at Faith Presbyterian Church, 4544 Coronado Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33904.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in her name to a charity of your choice. Cards may be sent to the Holm family, c/o Kari Holm Fawcett, 14300 Gallant Fox Lane, Ste. 103 Bowie, MD 20715



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